Illinois Outfitter: Tony May
Where we Hunt: We have 13,000 private Illinois hunting acres in Pike, Adams and Brown Counties near Barry, Kinderhook and Baylis and Eldara, Ilinois and also in Kansas Unit 11 (Bourbon and Crawford Counties). Hardwood timbers, CRP, and creek bottoms covered with food plots of clover, alfalfa, brassicas, and field crops make up the ultimate trophy whitetail deer habitat.
Types of Hunts: Excellent ILLINOIS hunting and KANSAS hunting for trophy whitetail deer and wild turkey hunting. We maintain very low Whitetail deer and turkey hunting pressure along with an intensive management plan to ensure bucks reach their full potential. A 140\\\\\\\" minimum (150\\\\\\\" in Kansas) and doe harvest incentives used on several thousand acres of prime Whitetail Deer habitat ensures each hunter a successful hunting experience. Our hunts are fully guided to meet the needs and desires of all hunters - with an 85% rebooking record. Most of our trophy hunting property has been under management for over 6 yrs. offering great opportunities at record book bucks. We and our hunting guides live and scout the area all year preparing for your hunt of a lifetime.
Hunting Lodge: Lodging is included with each hunt in clean comfortable accommodations located near most hunting locations.
Illinois Outfitter: Jeff Tharp
Where we Hunt: Southeastern Illinois
Types of Hunts: Trophy Whitetail Deer Archery Hunting! Honey Hole Hunts came into existence late into the 2004 bow season to answer the demand for quality Illinois whitetail deer hunts. The property is a good mixture of hardwoods, bottom ground, hills and bedding thickets. A large creek system runs through the property and is heavily traveled by trophy white-tailed bucks. The property is surrounded by rich agriculture ground and hardwoods. 85% of our 2004 hunters had an opportunity at a hunter estimated 150 class whitetail buck or better, inside of 20 yards at this time. Our Whitetail Deer hunts are kept to a minimum to keep the pressure low and quality of hunts high. If you book with four hunters you will receive a discount and have the entire property to yourselves.
Hunting Lodge: Honey Hole Hunts has a nice cabin type setting where you will not be bothered. All kitchen appliances to prepare a full course meal are provided, including a grill. A large fridge and freezer are also available. Bathroom facilities and comfortable beds will prepare you for the morning hunt. Once you are here there is no need to leave, itís all here for you. We also have all the equipment needed to prepare your harvest for the table.
Illinois Outfitter: Steve Tenute
Where we Hunt: Western Illinois in the heart of the Golden Triangle - Huntsville, IL. This area is renown for having the best habitat for producing big-bodied, huge racked whitetails! The property consist of a variety of terrains including ridges, big timer, winding streams with strategically placed food plots and stands.
Types of Hunts: Whitetail Deer Hunting Preserve - Trophy bucks starting at 125" up to massive racks toping 230"! Guaranteed opportunity to harvest a truly majestic Whitetail Deer. Fully guided service includes one on one service with an experienced guide, putting you within range of the Whitetail of your dreams! Our focus and priority is providing each hunter with a quality hunting experience and to turn clients into friends.
Hunting Lodge: Comfortable lodging and meals are provided. Hunts are 3-days in duration.
Illinois Outfitter: Kyle Smith
Where we Hunt: Our property is in Clayton, IL in the western portion of Adams County. We have a diverse property with agriculture fields of corn and soybeans, creeks, green fields and plenty of acorns. We provide a variety of hunting stands, from portable tree stands to ladder stands and ground blinds.
Types of Hunts: Whitetail Deer hunting, both gun and bow, and turkey hunting. McKee Creek Whitetails has trophy quality bucks and gobblers because we manage the property for overall wildlife nutrition, not just the bucks. We promote sound hunting practices, and hold a 135\" minimum on Whitetails to ensure only mature bucks are harvested. We provide you a premium opportunity to hunt big bucks on low-pressure, well-managed property.
Hunting Lodge: Warm hospitality, good meals and a comfortable bunk house lodge are provided for our hunting guests. Linens, pillows and towels are provided for your convenience. Also, there are several motels located nearby if you prefer.
Illinois Outfitter: Jarod Jackson
Where we Hunt: Southern Illinois in Pope County. Located in the heart of Illinois' fertile Ohio River Bottoms and secluded rural hillsides. With almost 8,000 private acres of agricultural fields, acorn forests and plenty of water sources and Whitetail deer-attracting food plots, there are plenty of huge bucks to hunt.
Types of Hunts: All native game including Turkey, predator and our specialty, Illinois Whitetail Deer Hunting. You can hunt where your favorite hunting TV shows hunt! You've seen us on several Outdoor Channel programs. We are family owned and operated and provide competitive pricing on quality Illinois hunts, giving a real opportunity to harvest a 200+ whitetail. BOWHUNTERS - we provide a great opportunity for Boone and Crocket bucks each year. Most of our business is repeat clients, but we are looking for a few new hunters this year. Contact us today for more info.
Hunting Lodge: 1 Brand new hunting lodge and 1 new lodge built a few years ago. We also have other private lodges available if needed. Our main base camp hunting lodge has a full kitchen, a game room featuring a pool table, big screen TV with Dish, washer and dryer. Outdoors we have a large cooler and shooting range to get your bow in perfect sights before the hunt.
Illinois Outfitter: Michael Pavlick
Where we Hunt: Famous Pike, Adams, Brown & Schuyler Counties in west central Illinois.
Types of Hunts: Trophy Whitetail Deer hunting and Turkey Hunts on over 10,000 privately managed acres in one of the best hunting areas in the nation. Our 13-years of impressive results speak louder than words. Last year, 78% of our BOWHUNTERS shot at P&Y Bucks during our Rut Hunts!
Over the past 10 seasons, 61 Boone and Crockett bucks were harvested, and 142 bucks scoring over 150\" were taken! You could be the next hunter holding a big trophy buck!
Hunting Lodge: Our new main hunting lodge houses our dining facility, recreation room, has HDTV, and a full commercial kitchen. It is surrounded by our modular homes; each have 2 to 3 full size bedrooms, WIFI, washers and dryers, kitchen, and separate changing rooms to store all your hunting clothes and gear. All facilities are smoke free.
Illinois Outfitter: Joel Barthel
Where we Hunt: Adams, Brown and Pike Counties in Illinois are famous for excellent whitetail deer hunting. On our 8000 acres of private hunting land, we have a rich and diverse habitat, with a large number of food plots and stands to hunt.
Types of Hunts: Whitetail Deer Hunts - Choose bow hunts or gun hunts. All our Illinois hunts are reasonably priced and range from 2 days to 5 days, depending on the weapon and hunting season. We also provide excellent spring turkey hunts at a great price!
Hunting Lodge: Our beautiful hunting lodge is more like a resort! Enjoy some of the finest accommodations available with almost 9,000 square feet. No over-stuffed bunkhouse here! A private bath for each bedroom (bedrooms have 1 full bed and 2 bunk-beds each), luxurious hunting den with beautiful views. Evening meals are included in the price of the hunt. Satellite television, WIFI, and all the things you would expect at a full service Illinois hunting lodge.